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$1bn from Germany for UN Climate Change Fund

750 million Euros ($1 billion) is the very first major pledge by Germany to the United Nations Green Climate Fund (GCF) after the UN called for big donations in May this year. It really is a wonderful start that was announced last week at the Petersberg Climate Dialogue which Germany hosts yearly. Read on

 Tommy Clark

Deep Decarbonisation Roadmap for Achieving the 2°C Limit

How can major emitting countries work out concrete steps on cutting down their carbon emissions and act out solutions to take the 2°C limit seriously? This Tuesday on the 8 July a report was presented to the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, for laying out strategies and steps to address UN's Climate Change negotiations in the past two decades. Read on

Nicola Jones

ICTs Against Climate Change

Momentum for Change is an initiative spearheaded by the UN Climate Change secretariat United Nations Forums on Climate Change (UNFCCC). It provides a public platform to highlight broad-ranging climate change actions that are already achieving real results on the ground. Read on

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New Approaches to Farming in the Age of Climate Change

A pre-release event for the upcoming report from the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has presented a bleak future if inaction is still remains the biggest form of action. A recent seminar held at Humboldt University looked at some of the report's findings and discussed the need to keep agricultural policy one step ahead of the game. Read on